The Cheesecake Factory

The Cheesecake Factory

American Restaurant and Dessert Shop · Downtown San Francisco-Union Square
251 Geary St (btwn Powell St & Stockton St), San Francisco, CA 94102, United States
At: Macy's
Closed until 11:00 AM (Show more)
  • Mon–Thu
    • 11:00 AM–11:00 PM
  • Fri–Sat
    • 11:00 AM–12:30 AM
  • Sun
    • 10:00 AM–11:00 PM
$ $ $ $
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Dessert
Beer, Wine, Full Bar, Cocktails
Credit Cards:
Yes (incl. MasterCard & American Express)
Outdoor Seating:

The Cheesecake Factory created the upscale casual dining segment in 1978 with the opening of our first restaurant in Beverly Hills, CA. And even with close to 150 restaurant locations, we're just as unique today as we were back then!


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    Alolita S.
    "Great views of Union Square and tasty cheesecakes!"(14 Tips)
    Ricardo P.
    "Mushroom burger and leave room for the Red Velvet cheesecake."(9 Tips)
    Carlos E Paredes
    "Oreo cake!!"(6 Tips)
    Carina A.
    "lovely balcony view of Union Square"(6 Tips)
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  • cheesecake
  • scenic views
  • outdoor seating
  • cake
  • lively
  • trendy
  • good for groups
  • good for dates
  • seafood
  • burgers
  • cocktails
  • family-friendly
  • balcony
  • good for a late night
  • fancy
  • great value
  • authentic
  • cozy
  • steak
  • chicken
  • Tais B.

    good food for a fair price in an expensive city

    Tais Briani · 1 week ago
  • Sedatcan S.

    Red velvet cheesecake and shrimps and mojito rocks :)

    Sedatcan Sonat · 2 weeks ago
  • Thanos P.

    Try the bacon bacon burger!

    Thanos Papavasiliou · 2 weeks ago
  • Basetto B.

    Amazing food and incredible cheesecake and what a view !

    Basetto Bki · 2 weeks ago
  • Kelly W.

    Call ahead for lunchtime reservations! Request for outdoor patio setting for the view. Get the pasta. Lunch size is huge enough.

    Kelly Wong · 3 weeks ago
  • Thamer A.

    Service is good, staff are much aggressive.

    Thamer AlGhafees · October 15
  • Alexa S.

    Loud, crowded, ordered one piece of red velvet cheesecake, paid 9 $, cheesecake was so so, not impressed.

    Alexa Star · October 8
  • Chris P.

    Fanciest location I've ever seen them in.

    Chris Parker · October 7
  • Seyhan

    White chocolate raspberry cheesecake is just yummy😋

    Seyhan · September 28
  • Elijah C.

    Their salads are really sad

    Elijah Colpitts · September 27
  • Ahmed B.

    Very tasty and diverse menu .. plus good staff .. again and again I will go

    Ahmed Bu Ali · September 26
  • Jerry T.

    Cheesecake.. Duh!

    Jerry Tay · September 7
  • Arthur L.

    Brilliant view, with the occasional bird watching you eat

    Arthur Lee · September 7
  • Stijn H.

    Get in a reservation in advance, it can get crouwdy!

    Stijn Henderickx · September 6
  • Gaby M.

    Long lines, great food. Share!

    Gaby Massolo · September 2
  • Sao O.

    Good food... union square view from the balcony.

    Sao OHAYON · August 31
  • Culera C.

    The waiting list is too long! Not worth the waiting

    Culera Connor · August 22
  • Emel E.

    I am a fan of Cheesecake Factory but the service of this restaurant is too bad. We wait for a meatball pasta over 50 min and they bring us a really cold pasta! No need to get your nerves on!!! 😡

    Emel E. · August 10
  • Fiorella C.

    Best red v. Everything

  • Zafer K.

    There are many choises for cheesecake but dont make a mistake and dont try mango and key lime like me. I think Oreo Cheesecake is the best one.

    Zafer Kilic · June 27
  • Kenneth H.

    Cheeeeese Cake! I personally like the Louisiana Chicken Pasta too.

    Kenneth Heung · June 26
  • Candid Cuisine

    Get a table outside for a view of the Union Square

    Candid Cuisine · June 25
  • Rafael K.

    They have a lot of dinner options and cheesecake is fantastic.

  • Bre R.

    The wait is always nuts here, but it's a spot that reminds us of the small towns we are from.

    Bre Roz · May 26
  • Catalina C.

    the best of San Francisco

  • Tamer M.

    cheesecakes are beautiful but although a lot of tables are emty, you have to wait minimum 20 minutes? It is a good place but it seems we are so busy and everytime we are full, it is true or marketing

    Tamer M. · May 24
  • James C.

    Chicken Pot Pie. The size of a small house. Amazing

    James Chandler · May 19
  • Alexander B.

    Big plates, amazing service! Book the table 30-40 mins in advance as the venue is always crowded.

  • Karsten M.

    Always crowded, but worth it!

    Karsten McVay · May 12
  • Daron Y.

    Always crowded and always good!

    Daron Yondem · May 2
  • Ligia C.

    Veggie burger approved. :-)

    Ligia Cano · April 19
  • Arda T.

    Pumpkin cheesecake

    Arda Taşcı · April 12
  • Vitor H.

    The view. The food.

    Vitor Hugo · April 9
  • Abood A.

    One of my favorites ever.. Basically everything is really great! But choose either you get food, or a cheesecake, cause the portions are huge.. Expect a very long wait for a table even in weekdays

    Abood Abussaud · April 1
  • Rico Paborito

    Outdoor seating offers very nice view. They have heaters so don't worry about getting cold. Although, the waiting time for both inside and outside dining is way toooo looong. Don't come when starving!

    Rico Paborito · April 1
  • Pippilotta T.

    Birthday Din Din time with Mom.

  • Carina A.

    Touristy spot but with decent food and drinks and a lovely balcony view of Union Square on a sunny day. Expect a long wait to be seated.

    Carina Andersen · March 26
  • Emin G.

    Caramel pecan cheesecake is awesome and you should try fresh lemonade :)

    Emin Girgin · March 25
  • Hamdi B.

    Cheese cakes are good but meals are expensive for what you have. Minimum 1 hour waiting !

    Hamdi Ben Lagha · March 24
  • Aya K.

    don't hasitate to ask for doggie bags.

    Aya Kono · March 24
  • Kursad

    Caramel cheese cake

    Kursad · March 19
  • Joshua C.

    Very good! Better than the everyday Cheesecake! Try the Vanilla Bean Cheesecake and the Imperial Chicken and Shrimp!

    Joshua Chaney · March 17
  • colazionearoma

    sit outside!

    colazionearoma · March 4
  • Rawan A.

    Fried Mac and cheese

  • Jasmine P.

    They have over 20 variants of cheesecakes. Super yummy but be prepared to queue for at least 30-45 mins for a table!

    Jasmine Pang · February 11
  • Ali T.

    Oreo cheesecake pls

    Ali Topbas · February 2
  • Lupin C.

    If you say 45/50' no need to make it 70' and counting!!

    Lupin Campos · January 23
  • Josh W.

    Cheesecake!!! (And burgers)

    Josh Wright · January 8
  • Sergio Morilo R.

    Busy, busy, busy place. Be prepared for a long waiting. Once seated, order the chicken and shrimp gumbo. Delicious home style food.

    Sergio Morilo Rodrigues · December 31, 2014
  • Jaimie M.

    Amazing views over Union Square

    Jaimie McGuire · December 30, 2014

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